LOINC
Version 2.73

LP101130-5PerfluorooctanoateActive

Description

LP101130-5   Perfluorooctanoate
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), also known as C8 and perfluorooctanoate, is a synthetic, stable perfluorinated carboxylic acid and fluorosurfactant. One industrial application is as surfactant in the emulsion polymerization of fluoropolymers. PFOA has been produced since the 1940s in industrial synthesis. It is also formed by the degradation of precursors such as some fluorotelomers. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Perfluorooctanoate

Basic Part Properties

Name
Perfluorooctanoate
Type
Component
Created On
2010-06-29
Construct for LOINC Short Name
Perfluorooctanoate

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=LP101130-5

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
全氟辛酸
Synonyms: 过氟辛酸
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
perfluoro-octanoaat
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Perfluorooktanoaat
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Perfluoroottanoato
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Перфтороктаноат
Synonyms: Перфтороктановая кислота
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Perfluorooctanoato
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Perflorooktaonat